makey makey invention kit

I just received an email newsletter from Maplins and one of the promotions really caught my eye and I thought it might interest you too. It was for a fun inventors kit called MaKey MaKey, the kind that is probably targeted at kids and then bought by adults (who pretend it’s for their kids). It looks like you can do all sorts of strange things from turning a banana into a keyboard to making a piano out of stairs.

from the website:

“MaKey MaKey is an invention kit for the 21st century. Turn everyday objects into touchpads and combine them with the internet. It’s a simple Invention Kit for Beginners and Experts doing art, engineering, and everything inbetween

Check out the video below to find out more.